Teri Tom, MS, RD
Teri Tom is a registered dietitian specializing in sports nutrition. Her clientele has included boxing champs Manny Pacquiao, Mikey Garcia, and Amir Khan, UFC champion Andrei Arlovski, the WTA’s Victoria Azarenka, and the NBA’s Byron Scott, Andrew Bynum, and Ronny Turiaf.
Tom graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from UCLA, holds a master’s degree in nutritional science from California State University Los Angeles, and completed her clinical dietetic rotations at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. She also holds a personal training certification from the National Academy of Sports Medicine and is a functional medicine practitioner under the Institutes of Functional Medicine.
She has published three books through Tuttle Publishing–The Straight Lead, Jeet Kune Do: The Arsenal of Self-Expression, and Martial Arts Nutrition–and has appeared on the cover of Black Belt Magazine and in the documentary I Am Bruce Lee.